Inflation ( CCPI)54.2% (Jan 2023)
GDP-11.8% (3Q 2022)
Unemployment5.0% (3Q 2022)
3M T-Bill Rate29.88%
12M T-Bill Rate27.72%
5Y T-Bond Rate29.00%
10Y T-Bond Rate30%
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Reserves $2.12Bn (Jan 2023)
Cum. Trade Deficit $5.2Bn (Dec 2022)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 1,647Bn (Oct 2022)

Sri Lanka still need to settle USD 5.5Bn FX liabilities within next 12 months

Bank & FinanceDec 9, 2022
Sri Lanka still need to settle USD 5.5Bn FX liabilities within next 12 months
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Sri Lanka suspended external debt payments amounting to USD 28.5Bn (ISBs, Bilateral, Gov. Guarantees SOE debts) in April, Dues outstanding are USD 1.77Bn for ISBs and SLDB alone. The government still servicing other external debts. FX outflows for the next 12 months are still growing and stand at USD 5.5Bn.


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